Body recovered by police at Ulley Reservoir after reports of man 'in difficulty'

A body has been found at Ulley reservoir in Rotherham tonight after a major search operation following reports that a man was in difficulties in the water.

South Yorkshire Police, the fire service and ambulance crews were all at the scene and roads in the area were closed off last night.

The emergency services were called to Ulley reservoir just after 6 o'clock on Wednesday evening.

The man's family has been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

Members of the public are being asked to avoid the area.